Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2004
Ties: 1971, 2003
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1895, 1989
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1905, 1963
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1895, 1934
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1988, 1995
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1922
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1938, 1942, 1950, 2009, 2018
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1946, 1975, 2005
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1925, 1928, 1980
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1980
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1896, 1909, 1975
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1930, 1938
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1971, 1975, 1980, 1984
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1913, 1923, 1929, 1944, 1957, 1972, 1993, 1994
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1914, 1942
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1906
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1921, 1943, 1994
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1916, 1930, 1943, 1959, 1962, 1972
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1908
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012, 2019
Ties: 1901, 1922, 1926, 1931, 1938, 1961

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/